Posts in Market Stats and Wire Expo

Feng Hsin Cuts Steel Bar and Wire Rod Prices for July Shipment

July 02, 2012

Feng Hsin, one of the major steel long product producers in Taiwan, has announced to cut its base prices of steel bar and wire rod by TWD ... (more)

Wire Rods Negotiations for Asia and EU Mills for July Shipment - TEX

June 22, 2012

TEX reported that export negotiations on steel wire rods of a blast furnace mill seem to pass over the peak for July 2012 shipment. Prices... (more)

Japan May Copper Cable Shipments up 5.9 pct yr/yr

June 22, 2012

Japanese copper wire and cable shipments rose 5.9 percent from a year earlier to an estimated52,600 tonnes in May, helped by a strong reco... (more)

Fiber Optic Cable Manufacturing in the US Industry

June 20, 2012

The Fiber Optic Cable Manufacturing industry experienced a few broken connections over ... (more)

US Wire Rod Prices to Drop in Tandem with Scrap

June 12, 2012

Wire rod prices appeared to be trending downward in tandem with scrap tags, with market sources left to question how low they might ultima... (more)

Steel Sector Boost in China Due to Government Stimulus

June 12, 2012

The main thrust of the recently announced stimulus package includes several items which will favour the steel industry. There are plans to... (more)

Industry Statistics Reveal Increasing Domestic Demand, Production And Consumption For Aluminum

June 11, 2012

Preliminary estimates of total aluminum demand in the United States and Canadafor the first quarter o... (more)

Strong showing, full exhibits marked success for WAI’s new Operations Summit & Wire Expo 2012

May 26, 2012

The Wire Association International (WAI), Inc. reports positive attendance a... (more)

Production at Chinese Copper Fabricators Slowing: Beijing Research Reports

May 23, 2012

Production at Chinese copper fabricators has slowed this year due to higher costs and financing issues, a... (more)